chester Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 550 4.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,331 36.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 3,387 28.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,278 19.0 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,418 11.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 10,648 89.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,075 25.7 % 25.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 21,927 - -
19 years old and under 6,071 27.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,946 31.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 6,016 27.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,894 13.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 18,955 93.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,272 6.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 40 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,217 36.3 % 33.5 %
Married 4,112 46.5 % 50.5 %
Separated 330 3.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,193 13.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,467 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,067 95.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 400 4.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,986 70.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 315 3.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 93 1.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 320 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 399 4.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 454 5.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 282 3.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 618 7.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,109 13.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,045 24.2 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,906 22.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 858 10.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 299 3.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 261 3.1 % 13.0 %
Electric 5,748 67.9 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 334 3.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 1,691 20.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 103 1.2 % 4.1 %
Wood 180 2.1 % 1.8 %
None 11 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 15,356 72.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 5,154 24.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 29 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 363 1.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 348 1.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 64,172 55,775
Median Family Income 72,357 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 28,309 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 54.84 %
  • Temperature 79.07 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.63 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.64
    [CDD] 5.16
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.09 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com